End a period of activity, especially resting content that enough has been done: we were prepared to do another long march before calling it a day
More example sentences
- It's not a fun job, scanning negatives, and I decided to call it a day when I'd finished the first film.
- We were late arrivals and calling it a day, we decided just after midnight to put our heads down for the night.
- The group called it a day after Charlie Simpson decided to leave.